200th Volunteer Party
Last night, Mayor and Council hosted a reception in the Town Hall Auditorium as part of the 200th Anniversary Celebrations to recognize community groups and organizations such as, but not limited to, service clubs, churches, local sports organizations, with an outstanding commitment of volunteer service in the community. Invitees to this event were the head of each club, church, etc. who represented the different organizations. This event differed from the Town’s Annual Appreciation Night which honours all the volunteers who serve on the Corporation’s Committees and Boards, and its
July 12, 2019
Cooling Off Station
Beat the Heat - Carleton Place Public Library is welcoming resident's who need some relief from the heat into their facility.
Monday to Thursday: 1:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m
Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
July 6, 2019
Notice of Proposed Procedural By-law Amendment
At their meeting of August 13th, 2019, the Council of the Town of Carleton Place intends to consider the following amendment to Procedural By-law 118-2018.
THAT the Town’s Procedural By-law 117-2018, be amended to state as follows:
“The Chair of the Committee of the Whole shall be appointed for a period of eight (8) months. Preference for the initial Chair for the term of Council will be given to a member who served on the previous Council (if possible) and alphabetically thereafter unless a member declines. The Striking Committee shall determine the first Chair.
June 26, 2019
Corporate Strategic Plan
Council approved its 2019 – 2023 Corporate Strategic Plan entitled “Balancing Growth” which articulates Council’s priorities for its term. The action plan developed as part of the process determines a timeline for completion of projects and the requirement for annual reporting on what has been accomplished. During the process, Council set the following four strategic goals in no particular order:
1. Comprehensive Communication: official corporate communications (the Town), Council Communication (us around this table), and community communication that includes civic
June 26, 2019